Rivers PDP alleges looting in state’s ministries, parastatals

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Rivers State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has expressed regret over alleged looting in the state’s ministries and parastatals ahead of Governor Rotimi Amaechi’s exit, on May 29. The post Rivers PDP alleges looting in state’s ministries, parastatals appeared first on Vanguard News.

I don’t have a team, says Keshi

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Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi has made a most shocking admission that he does not have a team as he begins his second stint in charge of Nigeria. The post I don’t have a team, says Keshi appeared first on Vanguard News.

Publication of bank debtors: Pointer to future reforms in industry

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In order to strengthen the soundness of the banking industry, the Bankers Committee at its last meeting agreed to publish in newspapers names of its chronic debtors. The Committe also agreed to deny such debtors access to foreign exchange. Shareholders in this interview commended this decision saying the incoming government

Energy firms borrow N548bn from UBA

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United Bank for Africa Plc’s (UBA) exposure to the energy sector stood at N548.35 billion for two years, 2013 and 2014. According to the information obtained from bank’s Annual Report and Accounts for the 2014 financial year, the energy sector accounted for 27.

Ondo Deputy Gov Olanusi impeached, replaced with Oluboyo

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ONDO State deputy governor, Alhaji Ali Olanusi, was yesterday impeached by the House of Assembly just as a serving Commissioner, Alhaji Olugbenga Lasisi Oluboyo, was nominated and sworn-in as his replacement. The post Ondo Deputy Gov Olanusi impeached, replaced with Oluboyo appeared first on Vanguard News.

Check out the 10 Nominees In the Running for the 2015 African Innovation Foundation Prize of US$100 000

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Africa is always in the news for something negative or the other. In light of this, it is important to continuously showcase all the good and exciting things that Africa has to offer. One of such things is the Africa Innovative Foundation, which ‘works to increase the prosperity of Africans

‘Missing’ $20bn oil money: I have nothing to hide, Jonathan tells Buhari

President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday said his administration had nothing to hide in respect of the claim by a former Central Bank of Nigeria Governor,   Lamido Sanusi, that   $20bn oil money was not remitted to the Federation Account by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation. To prove this, he said he

157 Lagosians die in 1932 fire outbreaks

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Lagos—No fewer than 157 persons were confirmed dead in 1, 932 fire disasters and other emergencies in Lagos State between January 1st, 2014 and March 31st, 2015. The post 157 Lagosians die in 1932 fire outbreaks appeared first on Vanguard News.

2015 ITTF World Championships: Oshonaike makes first round

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Nigeria’s Olu-funke Oshonaike has been handed the biggest task of her career after been drawn in the first round against world number one female player and world champion, Ning Ding in the ongoing 2015 ITTF World Championships holding at the Suzhou International Expo Centre in China. The post 2015 ITTF

S’West APC rejects Ondo Dep Gov’s impeachment

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LAGOS—The All Progressives Congress, yesterday, rejected the impeachment of Ondo State Deputy Governor, Alhaji Ali Olanusi, stressing that the process of his removal violated provisions of the impeachment clause in the 1999 Constitution. The post S’West APC rejects Ondo Dep Gov’s impeachment appeared first on Vanguard News.

Yobe: Rat race for appointments

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AFTER the landslide victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the April 11 governorship elections in Yobe State, a rat race for appointments has ensued among leaders of the party The post Yobe: Rat race for appointments appeared first on Vanguard News.

‘Why Lagos can’t hold council polls now’

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Lagos—THE Lagos State Government, yesterday, explained why the state Independent Electoral Commission, LASIEC, is yet to hold election into the 20 Local Government Areas, LGAs and 37 Local Council Development Areas, LCDAs, in the state, putting the blame squarely at the doorsteps of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. The

God answered our prayers in Ugwuanyi —CAN

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The Christian Association of Nigeria,CAN, Enugu State chapter, yesterday, expressed gratitude to Almighty God for answering their prayer, following the victory of Peoples Democratic Party,PDP, governorship candidate, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, at the April 11 poll. The post God answered our prayers in Ugwuanyi —CAN appeared first on Vanguard News.

31-yr-old arraigned for N53.6m theft

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A 31-year-old year man, Kehinde Lateef, who served his one year internship with Sterling Bank Plc on Lagos Island, has been arraigned before a Tinubu Magistrates Court for fraudulently withdrawing N53.6 million from the accounts of two customers.

Okpekpe MOC begins final countdown

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The main organising committee for the 3rd Okpekpe 10km road race has begun the final countdown for the IAAF bronze label race scheduled to hold in Okpekpe near Auchi in Edo state on the 16th of next month. The post Okpekpe MOC begins final countdown appeared first on Vanguard News.

Turning website visitors into customers

I get emails from time to time from my readers and most of my articles are actually an indirect response to the questions and enquiries people have about their businesses, blogging social media and other aspects of digital media. Without trying to be smart or scientific, what people should be

Sugar, diseases and detoxification

Sugar is the generalised name for sweet, short-chain, soluble carbohydrates, many of which are used in food. They are of various kinds and from different sources, mainly plants, but especially extracted in sufficient concentrations from sugarcane and sugar beet.